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. >>> crowds gather here at the fruitvale bart station. the family of oscar grant speaks out. look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy u-verse high speed internet. you know, in my day you couldn't just start streaming six ways to sunday. you'd get knocked off. and sometimes, it took a minute to download a song. that's sixty seconds, for crying out loud. we know how long a minute is! sitting, waiting for an album to download. i still have back problems. you're only 14 and a half. he doesn't have back problems. you kids have got it too good if you ask me. [ male announcer ] now u-verse high speed internet has more speed options, reliability and ways to connect. rethink possible. >>> loved ones of oscar grant returned to the place where he was killed to mark his death and issue a plea for change. four years along today oscar grant was shot to death by a bart police officer. the incident, as will you remember, was captured on cell phone video and ignited a firestorm of anger. rob roth is live in oakland with the larger message at today's gathering. rob. >> reporter: gasia, it was here at the frui
gather at the fruitvale station to remember what happened four years ago today. the family of oscar grant speaks out. >>> and a bizarre stand >>> the police shooting of b.a.r.t. passengeroscar grant is being remembered tonight by many people around the bay area. rob roth attended a vigil at oakland's fruitvale station in this fourth anniversary of the shooting of the unarmed man. >> reporter: dozens of people gathered to remember oscar grant. >> if they did not video tape what was happening on that platform. like i said none of us would know who oscar grant is. >> reporter: for grant's mother even four years later the pain of losing her son is still unbearable. >> it doesn't matter if it was a year ago or five years ago, it's still your child and it still hurts. >> reporter: police were responding to reports of a fight when officers detained b.a.r.t. mehserle shot him in the back. >> and he didn't even have to go to prison not one day. he went to jail. you know or protective custody. >> reporter: the larger message today was a call to stop what they see as racial profiling which too often
today. the family of oscar grant speaks out. >>> and a bizarre stand off in the south bay involving a naked man. the unusual weapon that had officers on alert. >>> the police shooting of b.a.r.t. passengeroscar grant is being remembered tonight by many people around the bay area. rob roth attended a vigil at oakland's fruitvale station in this fourth anniversary of the shooting of the unarmed man. >> reporter: dozens of people gathered to remember oscar grant. >> if they did not video tape what was happening on that platform. like i said none of us would know who oscar grant is. >> reporter: for grant's mother even four years later the pain of losing her son is still unbearable. >> it doesn't matter if it was a year ago or five years ago, it's still your child and it still hurts. >> reporter: police were responding to reports of a fight when officers detained b.a.r.t. mehserle shot him in the back. >> and he didn't even have to go to prison not one day. he went to jail. you know or protective custody. >> reporter: the larger message today was a call to stop what they see as racial p
a bart police officer shot and killed oscar grant, and today his family gathered at the bart station where it happened to keep his memory alive. about 200 people came to remember oscar grant whose death sparked a furor that still lives on thanks in part to witnesses who videotaped what happened. grant was lying on the platform when officer johannes mehserle shot him in the back. he said later he thought he was firing his taser, not his gun. >> the loss is undescribable. it doesn't matter if it was today or 10 years ago, it's still your child, and it still hurts. >> grant's relatives are upset that mehserle served less than one year of a two-year sentence and that he served it in county jail. >>> we got a chance to meet one of the first bay area babies born in the new year. this is little kendall. she was supposed to be born in february. her mom, kristina, says doctors at the hospital in berkeley planned to induce labor next week. instead, at the stroke of midnight, little kendall made her appearance at 4 pounds, 9 ounces. >> today is a really happy day, and the next best day will be
. >>> about 200 people showed up up at fruitvale bart station to mark the fourth anniversary of oscar grant's shooting death. grant's death sparked outrage. grant was lying face down on the bart platform when bart police officer johannes mehserle shot him in the back. mehserle later said he meant to use his taser. >> my hope for the movie is people will see the truth. people struggle with different issues but they can come out of those issues. >> at yesterday's vigil grant's family called for an end of what they see is racial profiling. >>> the city of oakland is expected to start issuing identification cards to illegal immigrants starting next year. san francisco has a similar id card system. there is also a program in the works in richmond. oakland's id cards will also act as a debt card. the id is to make it legal for them to cash checks. the program legitimatizes illegal immigration. >>> to mark the occasion the museum will be free to everyone until 5:00 tonight. that is when the closing bell will ring and that is when everyone including the staff will make a ceremonial exit. the explor
tried escape over a fence. >>> about 200 people today gathered at a bart station to remember oscar grant, the young man shot and killed four years ago by bart police. grant's death sparked a fur roar that still lives due in part to witnesses that videotaped what happened. grant was lying on the platform when he was shot in the back. messier lee said later he only meant to taser grant. >> the loss is undescribable. it doesn't matter if it was today or ten years ago, it's still your child and it still hurts. >> grant's relatives are upset that messierley served lez than one year and served it in county jail, not state prison. >>> in the south bay, san jose's mayor paid a visit to police and firefighters. in ten minutes, why is new year's thank you may not sit well with everyone. >>> well, tas happy new year for san francisco's lowest-paid workers. as of today they received a wage increase making the minimum wage in the city the highest in the country. car ra live in san francisco tonight with a look at the increase and its ripple affect. kara. >> san francisco's minimum wage is now 10.55 a
arrangements moving forward now for actor jack clugman who became famous playing oscar in "the odd couple". manhattan apartment where his character supposedly lived has become a tour yaift traction. he died on christmas eve at age 90. he won two emmys for playing a sloppy sports writer living with a neat freak. >> christmas day movies have people flocking to the movie autos every christmas day, new movies open in theaters this christmas, movie goers were all about it. with two record breakers. that is the second biggest christmas day opening of all time. ñ with $15 n making you third best christmas day opening and the biggest christmas opening for a rated r film. top opening on record goes to sherlock holmes. now to ben afleck who was rumored to run for u.s. senate in massachusetts. the actor cleared it uch this week saying he's not running for office, afleck yerntd a spotlight last wheek spoke about setting humanitarian aid to eastern congo. singer jessica simpson whats has a big announcement, she's pregnant with her second child revealing the news with a picture of her daughter maxwell
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time better than new orleans, and it's really bounced back. also three movies with a lot of oscar buzz. "beats of the southern wild" and "django unchained" and "looper" were all filmed there. it's a revitalized city. 2013 is when the super bowl will be hosted in new orleans. that on top of carnival season and mardi gras, which is february 12th, will make it the city to be in new orleans. >> exhausted if you live there. >> funky monkey. >> that's a good one. to our neighbors up north, toronto. >> toronto. this is an overlooked city, but it is a really wonderful and very sophisticated city. it has a thriving performing arts scene. theater is fantastic there and concerts and stuff. it also has some really wonderful festivals that are open to the public. the french festival this summer is really fun, and, of course, their film festival in september, it's the largest public film festival in north america. really great. >> they've made it so easy to do it there, and then financially viable. >> financially, yeah. >> it had a bit of a building boom in the past few years, so a lot of new restau
'm an underachiever already. >> we both are. what are you looking ahead for oscars? >> dark thirty and lincoln, struggled with for years. especially in zero dark thirty, we never figured out how to deal with that. les mis trying to become the first musical to win best picture. chicago did it in 2002. and "django unchained," savory, payback, civil war, tarantino-esque violence. we should expect a big festival, maybe a little bloody. >> lots to choose from. great wrap-up, jeff. thank you so much. happy new year. >>> simple ways to impress your guests as you ring in the new year later tonight. first this is "today" on nbc. sfx- "sounds of african drum and flute" look who's back. again? it's embarrassing it's embarrassing! we can see you carl. we can totally see you. come on you're better than this...all that prowling around. yeah, you're the king of the jungle. have you thought about going vegan carl? hahaha!! you know folks who save hundreds of dollars by switching to geico sure are happy. how happy are they jimmy? happier than antelope with night-vision goggles. nice! get happy. get geico. fift
. it will get a second wind when the oscar nomination is coming outme out. >> it's an interesting comparison. it's also about the spirit and who you are and not about the superficial transient items of existence. >> you were talking about the images and it puts out an interesting thing. these two are out cast. >> ryan gosling. >> you have to search hard for love, but they look pretty good. >> talk breastly about the piece you wrote about your dad. >> i wrote a piece in sunday's paper that was a look at where we have come in america with gay rights and gay marriage and the gay eyes of my dad. he is 77, going on 78. fraternity guy and navy officer. when he learned from my mother who said i should not tell him myself that i was gay made him uncomfortable. he is so comfortable with it now in the biggest way. i had never done this interview with him that i had done over the years, hundreds of other americans about what was the trouble you had with this and what's the journey you traveled. i sat down with him a few days before i wrote the column and said can i talk about this? the greatest measure is
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